The announcement comes as a recent report called on the National Health Service to take more proactive action to address the high death rate among Indian-origin people in Britain due to low levels of organ donation within the community. read more
Junior doctors in government-run hospitals across the state launched an indefinite strike on Monday to press for various demands, including a hike in stipend. However, five of the protesting doctors in Gwalior were expelled by the authorities. read more
“I’ve had so many things go wrong with my body in the last four-and-a-half years that it’s just incredible that one organisation can cure so many things and treat me so kindly, efficiently, and for free. It’s just astonishing,” said 83-year-old Donald Ritson, who was receiving treatment in Milton Keynes University Hospital’s Ward 24, in central England.
India spends 1% of its gross domestic product on public health. According to the National Health Profile 2018 report there is one allopathic doctor for 11,082 people in the country’s villages. read more